Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 10/7/13
Just three days after Josh Freeman was released by the only team he’s ever known, the fifth-year quarterback has reportedly signed with the Minnesota Vikings. NBC broke the news during their Sunday Night Football broadcast just after the completion of the 49ers-Texans game. ESPN’s Adam Schefter confirmed the news minutes later on Twitter. Freeman will reportedly be signed to a one-year deal worth three million dollars. Previous reports indicated that both the Buffalo Bills and Oakland Raiders were pushing hard to get the former Buccaneers quarterback, and that Oakland would have even handed Freeman the starting job. In three games for Tampa Bay this season, Freeman turned the ball over four times (three interceptions and a fumble) and only completed 45.7% of his passes with two touchdowns. Josh Freeman is signing with Minnesota.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 07, 2013 Vikings gave former Bucs QB Josh Freeman a one-year deal worth about $3 million.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 07, 2013 Filed under: Headlines, NFL, Pat Bradley

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